The Chargers sweep the latest tournament and head to Madison for the big match.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
With the district competition out of the way, 12 students move to state competition.
Members of Hamilton High School DECA earned 29 awards and qualified 12 students for state competition. A total of 28 students recently represented Hamilton at the Southeastern Wisconsin Career Development Conference at Kettle Moraine High School. The event drew more than 800 students from southeastern Wisconsin who competed in 15 different categories of business and marketing management. The following Hamilton students earned medals and qualified for the state competition in their respective series: Kartik Ayalasomayajula Alexander Schultz Erin Geszvain Alan Mamerow Riley Feldmann Elizabeth Fricke Clinton Lampshire Vy Nguyen Alec Reilly Aubrey Rupert Emily Crook Cody Bailey Also recognized were Wade Heckendorf, who earned a medal in …
Monday, October 17, 2011
Tough competition pushes the high school band to be its best.
The Hamilton High School marching band placed fifth in the State Marching Band Competition at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Saturday, but members say it was their best performance yet. The 112 students competed in Class AAAA, which is made up of the largest high schools in the state. “Competition is a way to help us push to be the best we can be,” said band director Jon Waite. The competition featured 36 bands, with four bands competing against Hamilton: Chippewa Falls, Waukesha West, Waukesha North and Oak Creek. “Marching band fosters a team atmosphere, improves students’ abilities to work together, and offers student leadership opportunities,” said Waite. There are three drum majors in the band who conduct the music to keep the …
Friday, March 25, 2011
Hamilton's Sam Welter and Michael Scott received high scores at the Regional Solo and Ensemble Festival.
Know a great kid who made Eagle Scout or did your local soccer team take the championship? They may be our next Patch Whiz Kid honoree. Each week, Sussex Patch will seek suggestions from readers for individual kids, youth groups, teens, and even sports teams that wow us with their accomplishments. We want to hear about these amazing children and teens, and select one each week as the Patch Whiz Kid. Submit your nomination in our comment box below or e-mail the information to Editor Mark Maley. This week's Whiz Kids Names: Sam Welter and Michael Scott School: Hamilton High School Accomplishments: These high school freshmen earned a *1 score on their piano duet together at the Regional Solo and Ensemble Festival at Hamilton on March 19. …